xorg-server and pixman

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at gmail.com
Tue Dec 2 11:38:23 PST 2008

On Tue, Dec 2, 2008 at 11:35 AM, Jeremy Huntwork
<jhuntwork at linuxfromscratch.org> wrote:
> Hello,
> I know there has been a lot of discussion on Xorg lately, so sorry if
> this is bringing up a known issue, but xorg-server also appears to
> require pixman now. The instructions in BLFS svn break for me at
> xorg-server because pixman is missing.
> If I build and install pixman as per the instructions in the Xorg
> Libraries section, then xorg-server builds fine. Should be enough to
> just add the file name of the latest pixman file to the lib wget file.

Yeah, pixman is now required for both the xserver and cairo. I thought
DJ added it, but maybe I'm just guessing.


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